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U. S. Veterans Administration Medical Center, 2100 Ridgecrest Southeast, Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, NM



B&W Photos

HB849216
Photocopy Of Architectural Measured Drawing Delineator Unknown, Ca

HB849217
Main Gate House, Looking Southwest

HB849218
Main Front Of Building 1, Administration, Looking South

HB849219
Walkway Between Buildings 1 And 2, Looking West

HB849220
Building 2, Recreation, Looking East

HB849221
Enclosed Walk Between Buildings 2 And 3

HB849222
Walkway Between Buildings 3 And 4, Looking East

HB849223
Building 4, Formerly Patient Care, Now Offices, Looking Southwest

HB849224
Walk Between Buildings 4 And 1 And Building 57, Building Management, Looking West

HB849225
Buildings 5 And 6, Warehouse And Utility Shop, Looking Southeast

HB849226
Building 8, Engineering Service And Shops, Looking South

HB849227
Building 9, Laundry, Looking Southwest

HB849228
Building 10, Research Service, Looking South

HB849229
Building 11, Psychiatric Service, Looking South

HB849230
Building 12, Medical Research, Formerly Quarters, Looking South

HB849231
Building 13, Neuro-ophthalmology Section, Formerly Quarters, Looking Southwest

HB849232
Building 14, Home-based Hospital Care, Formerly Quarters, Looking West

HB849233
Building 15, Va Cooperative Studies Program, Formerly Quarters, Looking Northwest

HB849234
Building 18, Federal Executive Board, Formerly Quarters, Looking Northwest

HB849235
Grove Of Trees -- Pines, Mulberry, Juniper, Blue Spruce -- Transplanted From New Mexico Manzano Mountains, West Of Buildings 4 And T-59, Looking Northwest

HB849236
Interior, Building 1, Ornate Ceiling, Looking North

HB849237
Photographer Unknown, 1956 Aerial View, Looking South-southeast, Building 20 At Left

HB849238
Photographer Unknown, 1933 Aerial View Of Main Hospital Complex, Buildings 1-4, Looking South

HB849239
Photographer Unknown, 1932 Aerial View Of Original Buildings, Looking South

HB849240
Photographer Unknown, 1932 Buildings 3, 2, And 1, From Left To Right, Looking Southwest

HB849241
Photographer Unknown, 1940 Buildings 2, Recreation, And 1, Main Hospital, From Left To Right, Looking South

HB849242
Photographer Unknown, 1939 Building 1, Looking Southeast

HB849243
Photocopy Of Drawing W


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Item Title


Location
2100 Ridgecrest Southeast, Albuquerque, NM

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS NM-133
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-21).
Building/structure dates: 1932 initial construction
Significance: An excellent example of the Spanish/Pueblo Revival style, the Veterans Administration Medical Center is an architectural expression of the VA's desire to design buildings that not only fit in with the local architecture of Albuquerque, but also to design a cohesive medical complex with outstanding architectural merit.

Subjects
Medicine
Hospitals
Veterans' Benefits


Related Names
Brian, Terry L., Photographer
Tafoya, Herman O., Photographer
W.C. Kruger & Associates, Photographer
Hoagland, Alison K., Historian


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Photocopy of architectural measured drawing Delineator unknown, ca. 1982 SITE PLAN SHOWING HISTORIC DISTRICT AND LOCATION OF NEW ADDITION
2. MAIN GATE HOUSE, LOOKING SOUTHWEST
3. MAIN FRONT OF BUILDING 1, ADMINISTRATION, LOOKING SOUTH
4. WALKWAY BETWEEN BUILDINGS 1 AND 2, LOOKING WEST
5. BUILDING 2, RECREATION, LOOKING EAST
6. ENCLOSED WALK BETWEEN BUILDINGS 2 AND 3
7. WALKWAY BETWEEN BUILDINGS 3 AND 4, LOOKING EAST
8. BUILDING 4, FORMERLY PATIENT CARE, NOW OFFICES, LOOKING SOUTHWEST
9. WALK BETWEEN BUILDINGS 4 AND 1 AND BUILDING 57, BUILDING MANAGEMENT, LOOKING WEST
10. BUILDINGS 5 AND 6, WAREHOUSE AND UTILITY SHOP, LOOKING SOUTHEAST
11. BUILDING 8, ENGINEERING SERVICE AND SHOPS, LOOKING SOUTH
12. BUILDING 9, LAUNDRY, LOOKING SOUTHWEST
13. BUILDING 10, RESEARCH SERVICE, LOOKING SOUTH
14. BUILDING 11, PSYCHIATRIC SERVICE, LOOKING SOUTH
15. BUILDING 12, MEDICAL RESEARCH, FORMERLY QUARTERS, LOOKING SOUTH
16. BUILDING 13, NEURO-OPHTHALMOLOGY SECTION, FORMERLY QUARTERS, LOOKING SOUTHWEST
17. BUILDING 14, HOME-BASED HOSPITAL CARE, FORMERLY QUARTERS, LOOKING WEST
18. BUILDING 15, VA COOPERATIVE STUDIES PROGRAM, FORMERLY QUARTERS, LOOKING NORTHWEST
19. BUILDING 18, FEDERAL EXECUTIVE BOARD, FORMERLY QUARTERS, LOOKING NORTHWEST
20. GROVE OF TREES -- PINES, MULBERRY, JUNIPER, BLUE SPRUCE -- TRANSPLANTED FROM NEW MEXICO MANZANO MOUNTAINS, WEST OF BUILDINGS 4 AND T-59, LOOKING NORTHWEST
21. INTERIOR, BUILDING 1, ORNATE CEILING, LOOKING NORTH
22. Photographer unknown, 1956 AERIAL VIEW, LOOKING SOUTH-SOUTHEAST, BUILDING 20 AT LEFT. DARK AREAS ARE LANDSCAPED.
23. Photographer unknown, 1933 AERIAL VIEW OF MAIN HOSPITAL COMPLEX, BUILDINGS 1-4, LOOKING SOUTH
24. Photographer unknown, 1932 AERIAL VIEW OF ORIGINAL BUILDINGS, LOOKING SOUTH
25. Photographer unknown, 1932 BUILDINGS 3, 2, AND 1, FROM LEFT TO RIGHT, LOOKING SOUTHWEST
26. Photographer unknown, 1940 BUILDINGS 2, RECREATION, AND 1, MAIN HOSPITAL, FROM LEFT TO RIGHT, LOOKING SOUTH
27. Photographer unknown, 1939 BUILDING 1, LOOKING SOUTHEAST
28. Photocopy of drawing W. C. Kruger and Associates, Architects ca. 1982 RENDERING OF FUTURE CLINICAL SERVICE ADDITION AND BED BUILDING NO. 41, LOOKING SOUTHWEST


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